Congratulations to Y.M. Tengku Datuk Azmil Zahruddin bin Raja Dato’ Seri Abdul Aziz on his appointment as the Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of Malaysia Airlines, replacing Datuk Seri Idris Jala. Tengku Azmil was educated at St John’s Institution, Kuala Lumpur and Radley College, Oxford. He received a double first in Economics at Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge before joining PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) in London and Hong Kong.
Tengku Azmil is the great-grandson of Almarhum Sultan Abdullah Muhammad Shah II via his paternal grandmother (YAM Raja Malehan binti Almarhum Sultan Abdullah). His father, Raja Dato’ Seri Abdul Aziz Raja Salim, was previously Accountant General at the Ministry of Finance.